Selected records from the Central State Archives of St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2011.5
  • RG-22.033
1 Jan 1923 - 31 Dec 1943
Level of Description
  • Russian
  • English
  • Yiddish
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

15,933 digital images, JPEG

5 DVDs, 4 3/4 in.

Archival History

T︠S︡entralʹnyĭ gosudarstvennyĭ arkhiv Sankt-Peterburga


Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.

Source of acquisition is the T︠S︡entralʹnyĭ gosudarstvennyĭ arkhiv St. Peterburga (Central State Archives of St. Petersburg), Russia. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the collection from the Central State Archives of St. Petersburg via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archives Project in Jan. 2011.

Scope and Content

Contains records of the St. Petersburg City Evacuation Commission related to the evacuation of the Soviet civilian. It includes various lists of the evacuees, correspondence of local authorities regarding evacuation, reports and plans for evacuation etc. Also contains small collection of correspondence files of the representative of the Jewish Distribution Committee ( Joint) in Petrograd ( 1923-1925) related to the assistance provided by this organization to Jewish communities in Moscow, Kiev, Odessa etc.

System of Arrangement

Arrangement is thematic.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: T︠S︡entralʹnyĭ gosudarstvennyĭ arkhiv Sankt-Peterburga

Corporate Bodies



This description is derived directly from structured data provided to EHRI by a partner institution. This collection holding institution considers this description as an accurate reflection of the archival holdings to which it refers at the moment of data transfer.